Monday, January 20, 2020

US tech in Iran, Brussels vs Javid, SpaceX, Davos

US-backed tech companies record rise in use of circumvention apps in Iran READ SOURCE

Subaru sets mid-2030s target to sell only electric vehicles worldwide

FILE PHOTO: A Subaru logo is displayed at the Tokyo Motor Show, in Tokyo, Japan October 23, 2019. REUTERS/Soe Zeya TunTOKYO (Reuters) -...

HS2: Rail link costs could rise to £106bn, says review

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Johnson calls off defence meeting after policy split

Boris Johnson cancelled a National Security Council meeting at short notice last week after disagreement at the heart of government over the scope...

Samsung appoints new mobile chief as Huawei chips away at market share

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Monday named its youngest president as its new smartphone chief as the firm seeks to...

Banish the lows this Blue Monday with our top tips on kip, food and...

IF you’ve got the Monday morning blues you’re not alone. Today is known as “Blue Monday” — officially the most depressing day of the...

Guoxuan says in talks with Volkswagen, hasn't reached binding agreement

FILE PHOTO: A Volkswagen logo is seen at a construction completion event of SAIC Volkswagen MEB electric vehicle plant in Shanghai, China November...

Scotland urged to rethink infrastructure priorities

The Scottish government must judge all future infrastructure projects on whether they will contribute both to a more “inclusive” economy and to cutting...

Medical tech firm EnMovi secures £2.5m grant to research wearable tech

Medical technology firm EnMovi has been given an £2.5 million grant to research wearable tech, data analytics and apps designed to...

UK house prices rise at fastest rate on record

UK house prices rose over the last month at the fastest rate on record for the time of the year, as sellers felt...

Utilita set to open the Edinburgh Energy Hub to light up ailing high streets

Energy supplier Utilita is set to open the Edinburgh Energy Hub as part of its drive to regenerate our high streets....

Macsween sends haggis to US for first time in five decades

Macsween of Edinburgh has agreed its first export deal with the US for nearly 50 years in time for Burns Night....

Messi gives new Barca coach Setien debut win

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Greater social mobility will help narrow gap between rich and poor, says WEF

The organisation that runs the annual Davos event attended by some of the world’s richest people has said greater social mobility would help...

CEO says Bank of America aims to 'double' its U.S. consumer market share: FT

FILE PHOTO: Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan attends the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, January 22, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd...

HS2 costs could hit £106bn, warns official review

The cost of Britain’s new HS2 high-speed rail project could rise to as much as £106bn, according to an official government review which...

JPMorgan to buy Paris building to bring euro teams from London

PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. bank JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) said it plans to buy a building in central Paris to house up...

Johnson set to hasten curbs on low-skilled migration

Immigration is set to become the latest flashpoint between the government and business this week as Boris Johnson prepares to drop a pledge...

Revealed: how Angolan ruler's daughter used her status to build $2bn empire

The complex financial schemes that helped Africa’s richest woman amass a fortune at vast cost to the Angolan state can be revealed for...

Conservatives plan to move House of Lords out of London

Plans to move the House of Lords outside of the London are under consideration as part of plans to reform the institution that...

Britain is right to refocus on Africa

Some 15 African heads of state are expected in London on Monday to attend the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit. This is not a...

Aldi shopper shares clever hack that makes packing groceries a lot easier

QUICKLY packing your groceries at the supermarket till can be stressful, but one Aldi shopper has shared a trick which makes it a...